Wayanad Top Places

Wayanad Top Places to visit, Entry Timings and Boating Charges

Edakkal Caves

Edakkal Caves is 25 km from Kalpetta. It is not a closed caved as such which was formed due to the earthquake. The rock covering the caves was separated from the main body. One can see the carvings on the rocks which date back to 6000 BC.

Entry Timings Trekking Charges
9:00 am – 4:00 pm Rs.20 for one person
  Rs.1500 for 5 members group (foreigners) . Rs.300 for additional person

Kuruva Island

Naturally formed river delta, which stretches on 950 acres and is located in the mid of River Kabani. This place is reachable from Kapletta which is 16 km from Mananthavady, 40 km from Kalpetta and 58 km from Sulthan bathery. Bus frequency is high from Mananthavady to the Island. Best place for nature lovers with calmness all around.  The path to the Island remains closed during Rainy season.

Entry Timings Boating Charges
9:00 am – 3:30 pm Rs.80 for engaging one boat (Indians)
  Rs.150 for engaging one boat (foreigners)

Sentinel Rock Falls

This falls popular by the name Soochippara waterfalls. The water falls from a height of 52 mt and is located to the south of Mulberry river. Bingham Hollow Falls is located close this falls. Oct, Nov and Dec are the best months to visit this place.

Entry Timings Trekking Charges
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Rs.50 for each person (Indians)
  Rs.90 for each person (foreigners)

This fall is 23 km from Kalpetta, 46 km from Sulthan Bathery and 25 mins drive from Meppady

Pookot Lake

Bluewater lilies spread across the lake and attract visitors with scenic beauty all around. Boating is allowed in this Lake with special charges. Please note that plucking lilies is not allowed. This fresh water lake is 770 mt above sea level. This lake is reachable from Kalpetta which is 15 km away. The Rivulet Panamaram which joins River Kabini takes bath at Pookot Lake.

Entry Timings Entry Fees
9:00 am – 5:00 pm Rs.15 for one person

Sun Rise Valley

Rich greenery plains. This place is reachable from Kalpetta which is 22 km away and 23 km from Sulthan Bathery.


It is known for making bamboo products such as Bamboo cot, Chairs, Wardrobes, dining tables and much more.


Wayanad Top Places: Trekking Places

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